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Hip Hop, Identity, and Protest: Comparative International Perspectives

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies and Center for Latin American Studies are holding a workshop for K-12 educators.

When: Tuesday, September 27, from 4:00 - 8:30 pm.
Where: Marshall 490 (845 N. Park Ave., Rm. 490), Tucson
How much: Only $15 ($10 for pre-service teachers) - and that includes dinner!
Recertification credits: 4 hours
Register now: Email adeli@email.arizona.edu and ask to participate in the workshop.

4:00 – 4:15: Welcome/Overview   

4:15 – 5:00: “Afro-Cuban Religion and Hip Hop.” Dr. Alex Nava.

5:00 – 5:45: “Performing Palestine: Connecting Identities in the Global Hip Hop Imaginary.” Dr. David (Sandy) Marshall.

5:45 - 6:15: Excerpts from the video "Slingshot Hip Hop" (about Palestinian rap artists).

6:15 – 6:45: Dinner 

6:45 – 7:30: “Diagnosing Post-Dayton Bosnia and Herzegovina: Young People, Hip-Hop, and the Politics of the City.” Dino Kadich.

7:30 – 8:30: Songs from Latin America and Iran - with lyrics and videos - discussion of teaching uses.